Chaquis Maliq the EccentroSoul 1 Woman Band debuts at the Inman Park Festival, April 27, 2019, on the Freedom Stage at 3:30pm.
Chaquis Maliq’s sound is a fusion of alternative blues, folk, and soul, displaying authentic singing, strumming the guitar, with pocket rhythmic expressions on the cajon, and foot instruments; without any looping, simultaneously, defining the EccentroSoul 1 Woman Band.
Handpicked by NPR Music for the Tiny Desk on the Road Tour 2017, as a Charleston Favorite to warm up the stage for the Winner, Tank and the Bangas, which resulted in NPR Music comparing Maliq’s performance to Prince (Stripped Down), “Soulful, Slightly – Prince-Like.” “One talented ball of creative fire” – Festival of Friends, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.
Noted as “total package” by the Charleston Chronicle, “Her Soulfulness…stuck with me,” and “One Woman Wonder” by the Charleston City Paper, and Awendaw Green, “Just Love her sound, “. Maliq is an artist whose talent is sought after year round, nationwide, from music festivals, concert in the park series, city sponsored events, television shows, and more.